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Cody Firearms Museum

Makers
E.G. Lamson & Co., Windsor, VT 4
Descriptions
wood 4438 steel 2355
Names
lever action 110 breech-loading 266 repeater 152 carbine 62 firearm 4093 self-contained metallic cartridge 368 tubular magazine 92
Date:
1864
Dimensions:
L: 38 in, Barrel length: 21 in, H: 7 in
Credit Line:
Gift of Olin Corporation, Winchester Arms Collection
Inscription:
[on top of barrel:] S [on left side of receiver:] E. G. LAMSON & CO.;WINDSOR, VT.; U.S.; BALLS PATENT.; JUNE.23, 1863; MA. 15. 1864 [on sling ring assembly:] S [on lock:] S [on Hammer:] S [on top of butt plate:] S [on right side of lever:] S [on breech block:] S [on lower tang:] S [on front barrel band:] U (stylized) [on rear barrel band:] S [stamped in bottom of forearm and top of butt stock:] G.G.S. (inspector's initials) [stamped in left side of stock wrist:]P; GGS (enclosed in box)(inspectors' initials)
Remarks:
Prototype - has Spencer rear sight; a-gun; b-cleaning rod
Model:
Ball Repeating Carbine
Caliber/Gauge:
.50 cal. rimfire
Serial Number:
764
Accession Number:
1988.8.583

As of 06-14-2017 this object is on display in the Cody Firearms Museum.
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